Aesculap wins UK health service trust contract:
This article was originally published in Clinica
Aesculap, a manufacturer of surgical instruments, has won a seven-year contract with the United Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust. The deal, the first of its kind in the UK, includes an initial order of £500,000 ($785,000) worth of Aesculap products. The company, the UK subsidiary of German Aesculap, will be responsible for all surgical instrumentation requirements for the new £90 million redevelopment at Leeds General Infirmary. It will also provide training and maintenance.